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Forthcoming meetings

Below are some forthcoming meetings that may be of interest to IGS members.

Please send announcements about meetings suitable for inclusion on this page to us at our usual contact details.

Items marked ** are IGS sponsored
Items marked * are IGS co-sponsored

7–9 October 2020

**International Glaciological Society British Branch Meeting

The physical meeting is cancelled.
There will be a virtual meeting organized by the IGS British Branch and the IGS EGG

We are planning 3 half days. There will be both oral and poster sessions.
Abstract submission is up and running, abstracts are due by 3 September.

Registration will be through the IGS portal

Contacts:
BINGHAM Robert <r.bingham@ed.ac.uk>
Rebecca Schlegel <967901@swansea.ac.uk>
Secretary General, International Glaciological Society (IGS)

7–9 October 2020

**3rd Annual Chilean Cryosphere Society (SOCHICRI) meeting

This meeting has been postponed until 18-19 March 2021 and will be conducted as a virtual meeting

Concepción, Chile

See SOCHICRI website

**14–16 October 2020

Northwest Glaciologists Meeting

Virtual meeting: Three half days 13:00–17:30 Pacific Time.

Meeting website and Zoom registration

Contacts:
Douglas Brinkerhoff <northwestglaciologists2020@gmail.com>

18–23 October 2020

3rd IPICS Open Science Conference: Ice Core Science at the Three Poles

Crans-Montana, Switzerland

See conference website

11–13 November 2020

**International Glaciological Society Nordic Branch Meeting

The physical meeting is cancelled.
There will be a virtual meeting organized by the Local Organizing Committee

GEUS, Copenhagen, Denmark

Contacts: Andreas Peter Ahlstrøm <apa@geus.dk>; Nanna Karlsson <nbk@geus.dk>; Secretary General, IGS

23–25 November 2020

International conference: Polar Climate and Environmental Change in the Last Millennium

Toruń, Poland

See conference website

23–26 March 2021

Arctic Science Summit Week 2021: The Arctic: Regional Changes, Global Impacts

Lisbon, Portugal

See meeting website

3–6 May 2021

2nd Symposium on Polar Microbes and Viruses

Tvärminne Zoological Station, Hanko, Finland

See symposium website

27 June–2 July 2021

**International Symposium on Interactions of Ice Sheets and Glaciers with the Ocean

La Jolla, California, USA

Contacts: Secretary General, IGS
Helen Amanda Fricker <hafricker@ucsd.edu>

18–23 July 2021

BACO-21: IAMAS-IACS-IAPSO Joint Assembly

Busan, Republic of Korea

Contact: Richard Essery <Richard.Essery@ed.ac.uk>, Regine Hock <rehock@alaska.edu>
See assembly website

27 September–1 October 2021

*Cryosphere 2020: International Symposium on Ice, Snow and Water in a Warming World

COVID-19 information

Contacts: Secretary General, International Glaciological Society
Þorsteinn Þorsteinsson <thor@vedur.is>

4–8 October 2021

**International Symposium on Glaciology and Society

Bilbao, Basque Country, (Spain)

Contacts:
Sergio Henrique Faria <sh.faria@bc3research.org>h.faria@bc3research.org>; Secretary General, IGS

6–10 June 2022

**International Symposium on Ice in a Sustainable Society (ISS)

Bilbao, Basque Country, (Spain)

Contacts:
Secretary General, International Glaciological Society (IGS)
Sergio Henrique Faria <sh.faria@bc3research.org>

June 2022

**International Symposium on Maritime Glaciers

Juneau, Alaska, USA

Topics – more to be added:
– tidewater glaciers
– mass balance and run-off from maritime glaciers
– impacts on marine ecosystems

Contacts: Secretary General, IGS; Jason Amundson <jmamundson@alaska.edu>

September 2022

**International Symposium on Science of Snow and Snow Hazards

This symposium was postponed from September 2021

Davos, Switzerland

Contacts: Secretary General, International Glaciological Society (IGS)

September 2022

**International Symposium on Southern Hemisphere Glaciers under Pressure: subglacial lakes, subaquatic environments, calving glaciers and climate

This symposium has now been cancelled

Valdivia, Chile

Contacts: Secretary General, IGS

2–7 July​ 2023

International Symposium on the Edges of Glaciology

Limerick, Ireland

The conference will focus on edges in glaciology, which may include: beds of ice sheets or glaciers, supraglacial processes, crevasses, calving, grain boundaries (of ice and snow crystals), and perhaps philosophical edges.

Contacts:
Secretary General, International Glaciological Society (IGS)
Andrew Fowler, University of Limerick

July 2023

IUGG General Assembly

Berlin, Germany